Brunello – Hidden New Italian in Culver City

The plan was to see Bottle Shock then try one of the new restaurants in Culver City.  The day after making arrangements, I received a nice email from Citysearch extolling the virtues of the new Brunello.  Plus, our friend who was joining us is generally predisposed to Italian so the fates were lined up for us. 

When we got to the theatre and were told the movie (and the entire theatre) were "broken" we should have taken that as a sign.  ...

Sushi Zo- Another Perspective

This little sushi bar has been getting a lot of attention.  We have seen numerous references to it being one of the top sushi bars in the area, with the notable exception of Urasawa.  However, many fans complain of ill-treatment by Keizo, the Sushi Chef and owner.  We decided to investigate and draw our own conclusions. ...

Is Little India Worth the Trip?

After years of drive throughs on the way to concerts in Cerritos, we finally committed to stopping in Little India for dinner.  After much consternation, we finally decided on The India Restaurant.   Foreshadowing:  Chowhounds warned us to stick with Southern Indian Vegetarian places.  But we wanted chicken.  Our mistake. ...